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Opening a Business Bank Account: Things to Remember and Mistakes to Avoid
By Sammi Caramela | May 21, 2018

Opening a business bank account? Avoid these common mistakes.

How to Protect Your Customers from Data Breach Identity Theft
By Matt D'Angelo | May 18, 2018

If you have a website, you could be at risk for cybercrimes.

Edge vs. Chrome vs. Firefox: Windows 10 Browser Battle
By Jackie Dove | May 17, 2018

The three big players face off to determine which one offers the best security, usability and performance.

Best Apps for the Microsoft Surface Pen
By Derek Walter | May 17, 2018

With these apps you can ink your way to productivity using the Microsoft Surface Pen.

5 Ways Customer Service Has Changed (And How to Adapt)
By Nicole Fallon | May 17, 2018

Customer service has changed a lot in recent years, and it's about to change even more. Experts share upcoming trends in customer care.

How to Manage Your Business Using the Trello Task Management App
By John Brandon | May 11, 2018

This free task management app by Atlassian isn't just for personal use. It's a legitimate project management tool.

How to Use Windows to Go in Windows 10
By Business News Daily Editor | May 10, 2018

Windows to Go is a "live USB" portable Windows environment that is excellent for troubleshooting, giving presentations or running a secure desktop environment. Here’s how to use it.

10 Cool Commercial Drone Uses Coming to a Sky Near You
By Adam Uzialko | May 10, 2018

How are drones being used in business and day to day life? The answers might surprise you.

AT&T's Anne Chow on Why Small Businesses Shy Away from Early Tech Adoption
By Sammi Caramela | May 10, 2018

Anne Chow, president of National Business at AT&T, believes that technology is the lifeline of small businesses. Yet, many SMB owners fail to adopt new tech.

Build a Culture That Increases Employee Retention
By Matt D'Angelo | May 10, 2018

Throwing incentives or monetary benefits at your employees won't make them stay. Instead, try to build a healthy business culture based on a few key principals.

10 Best iOS Apps for Business
By Matt D'Angelo | May 08, 2018

These apps will streamline your workflow and make your business more efficient.

How to Create a Great Employee Referral Program
By Saige Driver | May 08, 2018

Leverage your existing staff's connections to find the perfect candidate. Here's how to create a great employee referral program at your company.

Building Brand Identity: Why It Matters and How to Do It
By Katharine Paljug | May 04, 2018

Brand identity is often confused with the "branding" choices that make up your visual marketing. But it encompasses much more than that.

Bridge the Gap: What Companies Can Do About the College Skills Gap
By Sammi Caramela | May 04, 2018

There is an evident skills gap between what universities teach students and what organizations expect from employees. Here's how to bridge it.

Social Media Contests and Sweepstakes: What SMBs Must Know About the Law
By Saige Driver | May 03, 2018

If you don't follow the proper guidelines when setting up social media contests and sweepstakes, you could be in legal trouble.

5 Lessons Small Businesses Can Learn about Social Media from Big Brands
By Paula Fernandes | May 03, 2018

A great social media presence is essential for any business. Here are a few lessons you can learn from successful bigger brands.

How Employers Can Avoid Age Discrimination
By Katharine Paljug | May 02, 2018

Many employers may not even realize how age-related biases are affecting their hiring decisions.

By Adam Uzialko | May 01, 2018

SecurityMan's all-in-one video surveillance system is extremely cost-effective and doesn't skimp on features that most businesses require.

By Adam Uzialko | May 01, 2018

TRENDnet is our favorite choice for small business owners who are looking for a simple, affordable and adaptable video surveillance system.

GPS Fleet Tracking Services: A Buyer's Guide
By Brittney Morgan | May 01, 2018

Considering a GPS fleet tracking service for your business? Here's how to choose the right one.

10 Types of Content Marketing to Promote Your Business
By Katharine Paljug | April 30, 2018

Content marketing creates interest in and knowledge about your brand by sharing information of value to your customers.

Tips to Make the Most of LinkedIn Groups
By Adryan Corcione | April 29, 2018

LinkedIn features groups for industries, professional associations, alma maters and more. But you may not be taking advantage of them.

How to Choose the Best Business Smartphone For You
By Brett Nuckles | April 29, 2018

A good smartphone can change the way you work, so why settle for something subpar?

7 Smart Budgeting Tips for Small Business Owners
By Sammi Caramela | April 27, 2018

Trying to figure out your small business budget? Here's some expert advice on managing your finances.

Rebrand Your Business Without Losing Your Audience
By Katharine Paljug | April 27, 2018

All successful businesses grow, but some change so much that they need a full rebrand.

How the New Tax Law Impacts Small Business
By Matt D'Angelo | April 25, 2018

The Republican tax plan has officially made it through Congress. Here's what it means for your business.

How Facebook's GDPR Policy Shift Does (And Doesn't) Impacts Advertisers
By Adam Uzialko | April 24, 2018

Following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook data handling is a hot topic. As Europe implements the General Data Protection Requirements (GDPR,) Facebook is shifting its policies. What does...

Best Google Alerts Alternatives
By Marisa Sanfilippo | April 22, 2018

If you're not a fan of Google Alerts, there are several alternative tools you can use to monitor your business online.

5 Word Processing Apps for Smartphones and Tablets
By Jackie Dove | April 18, 2018

You don’t need a laptop to create and edit documents on the go.

Guide to Social Media Analytics
By Saige Driver | April 18, 2018

You should check your analytics regularly to spot trends and see what's working in your social media marketing.